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Students bring history alive, wow crowd at historic Warner Theatre

HarrietboxWASHINGTON, D.C. – Many history buffs know the story of Harriet Tubman, the former slave from Dorchester County, who escaped to freedom and later helped other slaves accomplish the same.

But not everyone knows Tubman’s lesser known life chapters. The “Moses of Her People” also became a Union spy and scout during the Civil War, guerilla operative for the Union Army, and even a nurse who dispensed herbal remedies to soldiers who were dying from infection and disease.

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Local museum revives spirit of ‘Chocolate City,’ preserves history and culture

festival photo 2NORTH BRENTWOOD – Prince George’s African American Museum and Cultural Center (PGAAMCC) is located within the first municipality in Prince George’s County which was incorporated by African Americans.

North Brentwood is the home of this unique destination where the community is invited to feel inspired by the cultivation and preservation of the cultural and artistic contributions of African Americans in Prince George’s County.

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